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Black Men Are Standing Behind Leslie Jones With #BlackMenSupportLeslie

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Black men are showing support for Ghostbusters and SNL star Leslie Jones after a recent hacking of her iCloud account that resulted in loads of personal info along with nude photos being posted to her website before Tumblr eventually took it down. In the hours...

Usain Bolt Cheating Rumors, Nate Parker & Confronting Black Male Hypersexuality

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Nate Parker recently gave an Ebony.com interview where he confronted rape allegations and male privilege, after previously giving several other ill-advised interviews about his 1999 rape case that sparked backlash leading many to retract support for the much-anticipated Fall film “Birth of a Nation.” In...

Black Women Dating Older Men: Don’t Be Afraid To Tell Them “Pay My Bills, Thanks”

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While dating, there is one (often left unstated) rule that gives men far too much freedom and power: Men are entitled to seek out younger women, but have no obligation to date older women. As a 26-year-old single Black woman who frequents dating websites, I...

Finally, A Man Called Out Men Who Don’t Really Like Women

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I imagine life is pretty frustrating when you’re a heterosexual male who hates women but loves vagina. — Lauren Chanel Allen (@MichelleHux) March 28, 2016 Several months ago I came across the tweet above and my eyes were forever opened. Enjoying sex with women and...

Senate Votes To Require Women To Register For The Draft After January 1, 2018

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The Senate has approved a military policy that would require women to register for the draft. Under the bill, women turning 18 on or after January 1, 2018 would be forced to register for Select Service, as men must do now. The key opponents to...

Open Thread: Should Women Be Required To Register For The Draft?

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The next playing field for gender equality might just be the battle field. An amendment added to a defense bill last week would require that women register for the draft. The House Armed Services Committee approved the change by a 32 to 30 vote. The...